Current Status Bill Number:
1304Type of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution CRIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19960328Primary Sponsor: WashingtonAll Sponsors: WashingtonDrafted Document Number: res9975.mwDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960402Subject: Mrs. Alice Logan Brown
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19960402 Received from House House 19960328 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence Senate 19960328 Introduced, adopted, sent to HouseView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO RECOGNIZE MRS. ALICE LOGAN BROWN ON THE OCCASION OF HER ONE HUNDREDTH BIRTHDAY.
Whereas, Mrs. Brown was born on April 2, 1896, in Hendersonville, North Carolina to Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Logan; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown was a diligent student of Mather Boarding School and graduated from White Hall School; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown married Reverend Henry Douglas Brown in January 1915 and supported him throughout his ministries in Smoakes, Lincolnville, Holly Hill, Charleston, and Hardeeville; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown is the devoted mother of eight children: Emma Jane, Helen, Euralee, Merelyn, Douglas, Beatrice, Moses, and Hattie; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown, a civic-minded and community-oriented individual, generously opened her home in Walterboro in 1955 to area teachers for boarding; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown, a member of St. Peter's A.M.E. Church, has served the church as mother of the church, in the Women's Missionary Society, as a Stewardess, and has raised more money for St. Peter's A.M.E. than any other person; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown was honored in 1994 by the South Carolina A.M.E. Church Women's Missionary Society as a fifty-year member; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown is a member of the National Council of Negro Women, the Pride of Walterboro Chapter 189-the Order of Eastern Star, the Walterboro Branch-NAACP, and the Senior Citizens Group-Walterboro; and
Whereas, Mrs. Brown's family is holding a special birthday dinner and church service in Mrs. Brown's honor on Tuesday, April 2, 1996, in celebration of her one hundredth birthday. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly congratulate Mrs. Alice Logan Brown on the occasion of her one hundredth birthday and wish her many more happy years.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Mrs. Brown.